Tag Archives: Kirkwood

Home is Where the House Is

I’ve been off my blog for a few months. Usually this is a sign of stress, trauma, drama and a touch of seasonal depression. Yep. Two family deaths around the holidays, my darling father and wonderful father-in-law, just about wrecked … Continue reading

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Mayberry R.I.P.

My parents both grew up in small towns. Well, Mom’s was smallish (10,000 people) but Dad’s was tiny. In fact the unofficial motto for Adair, Iowa was “600 friendly people and Rolly Thomas.” Small town folk have a way of … Continue reading

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You Can’t Make Me

I have never been a joiner.  I do not wear school colors or team jerseys, attend rallies or demonstrations,and generally try to avoid, at all costs, whatever it is that the majority is wearing or doing.  I am not particularly outwardly patriotic, … Continue reading

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